Santorini, a small volcanic island in Greece, is well-known for its amazing views, blue waters, and white churches with blue window frames peeking out from the mountains and cliffs. It has been a favourite romantic destinations for many couples. The sun, sea, and delicious Greek food create a special atmosphere that envelops lovers who come here. The colours of the island are a perfect background for wedding or honeymoon photos.
Hotels for couples on Santorini are easy to come by, but it is difficult to pick one. Here are the best hotels on Santorini if you are looking for romance combined with a relaxing holiday:
Vedema a Luxury Collection Resort
Located in Megalochori, the beautiful Vedema a Luxury Collection Resort will seduce you with its romantic ambience. The Olympian Villa has a private pool and outdoor Jacuzzi, with splendid views of the sea and vineyards. Relax as you sip champagne and admire beautiful sunsets. Alternatively, hop in the hydro-massage bathtub for some pure bliss.
Aressana Spa Hotel and Suites
Looking for a fairytale-like holiday? Aressana Spa Hotel and Suites can provide just that. Your senses will be treated to amazing views and delicious food. Enjoy the outdoor pool and a range of wonderful spa treatments. Relaxation and peacefulness are guaranteed and you will have the time of your life with your other half.
Alta Vista Suites
Alta Vista Suites has various packages for honeymooners, as well as couples who would love a romantic break. Choose between the Honeymoon Package, with rose petals on a satin-covered bed and a special ‘naughty box’, the Capture Your Moments Package, with a special photography lesson, the Feelings Honeymoon Package, with VIP transport, a bottle of champagne, and a candlelight dinner, and more!
160 Thea not only offers traditionally-decorated rooms, but also 160-degree views of the sea. You will be greeted with a glass of sparkling wine on arrival and can soak up the gorgeous views as you enjoy a Greek breakfast on your private balcony. There are also special packages available for couples and the hotel organises weddings and other celebrations.
Rooms at Finikia’s Place are fairly basic, decorated in a Cycladic-style. They are, however, very comfortable. The outdoor restaurant, overlooking the sea, is a romantic addition to this charming place. There are 12 studios and 12 double rooms with maid service and free Wi-Fi. Have fun on an organised day trip or a horse-riding excursion.
The stylish Mystique is built on Oia’s famous cliffs. There are 38 villas and suites available, and each comes with amazing views of the sea. Dine on delectable cuisine in one of the hotel’s 2 restaurants, relax in the lounge, and sample the best wines Greece has to offer in the enticing wine cave.
Katikies offers a few villas and suites in different locations around the island: Oia, Firostefani and Imerovigli. They were the first hotels on the famous caldera cliffs to provide luxury facilities and services. You will be sure of a fantastic and relaxing stay.
There’s a lot to Dana Villas: a 70-square-metre swimming pool, a wedding terrace, car rentals, and more. The hotel is located very near to Firostefani, but far enough away from the traffic noise to provide an ultimate romantic break. Rooms feature air-conditioning, a TV, a DVD, a kitchenette, a minibar, and Wi-Fi.
Asteras Villas was created especially with lovers in mind. Indulge in an outdoor Jacuzzi, admire the beautiful seaside panoramas, sleep in luxurious satin sheets, and enjoy a champagne breakfast right on your balcony.
Delfini Villas is where magic happens. Located in a peaceful village of Oia, overlooking the sea and the volcano, this hotel is an ideal spot for lovers. Guests can choose between romantic rooms, decorated in white and red, with private balconies, ‘cave-style’ rooms and modern executive suites.
Andronis Boutique Hotel
At Andronis Boutique Hotel, you can start your day with a traditional Greek breakfast before lazing around the hotel’s 2 pools and enjoying their wonderful signature cocktails. In the evening, you can try some of the Greek dishes at their romantic Lauda restaurant. It’s a real treat for foodie couples.
Black Rose Suites
The beautiful Black Rose Suites is located directly on Perivolos beach, famous for its black sand. Sunbathe by the pool or swim in the sea, and enjoy varied activities such as jet-skiing, snorkelling, and other watersports. The hotel can prepare bespoke honeymoon arrangements, including champagne breakfasts in bed and candlelit dinners.
Aqua Luxury Suites
Aqua Luxury Suites is located on the highest point of the island and rooms have amazing panoramic views over the sea and the nearby beaches. Rooms are decorated in a modern way, but with delightful touches to create a warm Cycladic ambience. The Honeymoon Suite has caldera and volcano views and a private outdoor hot tub, perfect for romantic escapades.
Tamarix del Mar
Every room at Tamarix del Mar has its own character and design. The hotel mixes elegance, harmony, and sophistication, making it an ideal place where your romance can bloom. All of the rooms have outdoor Jacuzzis, so no matter if you choose the Luxury Maisonette, the Junior Suite, or the Superior Suite, you will be able to enjoy all of the facilities the hotel has to offer.
Located in the one of the most peaceful villages on the island, Firostefani, Nomikos Villas provides everything that you might need during your romantic break. Enjoy the pool and the amazing views from your own balcony, or relax in the outdoor Jacuzzi. The hotel’s staff will bend over backwards to make your stay as pleasant as possible.
The rooms at Anastasia Princess combine modern trends with traditional Cycladic features. Each has its own balcony, with amazing views of the sea and the mountains. The quiet location of the peaceful village of Perissa ensures a relaxing stay. Luxuriate in the 2 pools, books a fascinating trip, and soak up the warm sun.
Honeymoon Petra Villas
The rooms here will satisfy every visitor. There are several types of villas that can accommodate from 2 people on a romantic holiday to a larger company of 6. The swimming pool offers great views of the volcano and the sea. The hotel has its own yacht, which is available for rent. If you want to mingle, head to the Pool Bar or Piano Bar.
Porto Fira Suites
The newly-renovated Porto Fira Suites has 13 private villas, decorated in a Cycladic-style that uses only local materials. Drift off to a sleep in a charming room that combines elegant simplicity with luxury. Have a candlelit dinner at the restaurant, and try traditional Greek dishes, while admiring a beautiful sunset from the restaurant’s terrace.
Meltemi Village is located on Perissa Beach. A special feature of this hotel is its position, which protects it from the strong winds. Known as meltemia in Greek, this is how the resort got its name. Splash around and swim in the picturesque swimming pools, and cool off in the shade offered by the surrounding palm trees. The resort boasts one of the biggest pools in Perissa. You can book a variety of extra services too, such as beauty treatments and honeymoon packages.
At Astarte Suites everything is organised to please, provide privacy, and offer a truly personalised service. You can have breakfast on your private terrace while soaking up the views and the sunlight. If you fancy more of a social setting, have a cocktail by the pool or at the hotel’s lounge. The rooms are equipped with private Jacuzzis and either a balcony or a terrace.
Charisma Suites provides spectacular views, beautifully designed rooms with private verandas and a romantic ambience. Style meets nature, and modern designs are mixed with traditional Cycladic interiors. As well as enticing rooms, enjoy the sparkling infinity pool, treat yourself to a massage, and dine on light gourmet delicacies.
Panorama Boutique offers exclusive honeymoon packages. These include a 4-night stay with champagne and flowers on arrival, free in-room breakfast, airport pickup, and an in-room massage. Honeymooners stay in an elegant suite, complete with a luxury bathroom and a spa bath.
William’s Houses is located in Akrotiri Village. You’ll find luxury accommodation with soundproof rooms and panoramic views across the caldera. There are three studios to choose from, one with a private Jacuzzi, and one large suite with two floors.
Canaves Oia is a group of hotels, providing luxury villas, suites and hotel rooms. All options have stunning views over the sea and mountains and provide extra services, such as wedding and honeymoon packages.
At Galini, you can relax on your own private balcony, treat yourself to a massage, and delight in an evening of romance in a private Jacuzzi while watching the sunset and sipping champagne. Rooms are comfortable and immaculately clean, decorated in a modern way with some Cycladic details.
Aethrio is situated in quite an unusual location in the heart of Oia Village and at the main square of the village’s central church. It has been built to accommodate travellers who appreciate individuality and independence. You can choose between private studios and apartments. There is a daily maid service, a winery and a large swimming pool. This is an ideal place if you are seeking a lot of privacy and like spending your time independently.
There are two special suites available for honeymooners at Aigialos, where couples can enjoy a candlelit dinner on their private balcony. The honeymoon packages also include recreational packages and spa treatments. The resort is within the former homes of prominent Santorini sailors, and you cannot help but feel the splendour and grace.
Astra Suites offers a wide range of rooms and suites. The Honeymoon Suite is equipped with a Jacuzzi, a king-size bed and a beautiful, large bathroom. The private veranda overlooks the volcano and the sea. Facilities include a pool, hot tub, restaurant, and spa.
Rocabella Santorini Resort & Spa is a modern hotel with all the facilities you may need during your romantic break. Luxuriate with a range of spa treatments and cool down in the large swimming pool. Rooms provide comfort, luxury, and a romantic atmosphere. All suites are naturally illuminated and decorated in cream colours to make you feel relaxed and at ease.
Black Sandy Beach
Black Sandy Beach takes its name from Perissa Beach, which is famous for its black sand and blue waters. Rooms are individually decorated with local art and equipped with traditional wooden furniture. Step onto your private balcony and be dazzled by the panoramic views of the sea and the nearby quaint village of Perissa.
Residence Suites is located on top of a cliff, in the small village of Oia. All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, and you can enjoy your own private Jacuzzi under the stars.
Pegasus Suites & Spa
Pegasus Suites & Spa is an absolutely beautiful hotel, set on the cliffs and overlooking the water. The Executive Plunge Pool Suite has its own private pool, a balcony with a stunning sea view, a terrace with sun loungers, and a large queen-sized bed. The property also offers exclusive honeymoon and wedding packages.
Visit Santorini and fall in love
It is enough to just look at the pictures of Santorini to know that it is a perfect destination for couples who are looking for a romantic escape. It is an island where you can witness the most amazing sunsets, soak in hot springs, admire panoramic views of the volcano and sea, cool off with a swim in the clear blue sea, and surprise your loved one with a candlelit dinner while overlooking the splendid mountains. The hotels on the island create packages suitable for honeymooners as well as couples that want to reignite their spark and just enjoy being together. Santorini’s hotels have packages suitable for any couple looking for a perfect romantic holiday. Book your room now for a magical break with your loved one and to fall in love with Greece.
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